|Boulder Theater Naropa Institute reading. - Coolidge, Clark; Creeley, Robert; Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Hollo, Anselm|
A reading at the Boulder Theater by Clark Coolidge and Robert Creeley with introductions by Bobbie Louise Hawkins and Anselm Hollo. The readings include Coolidge's "City in Regard" and Creeley's "So There," "O Max," "Life," "Helsinki Window," "The Seasons" and "Body." (Continues on 91p071.)
Keywords: New American Poetry; beat movement; performance poetry
Downloads: 2,427 (1 review)
|Clark Coolidge jazz lecture. - Coolidge, Clark|
A Clark Coolidge lecture about jazz, including a discussion about his musical background accompanied by recordings of old jazz records.
Keywords: Jazz; New American Poetry; music and literature; Language School
Downloads: 1,065 (2 reviews)
|Amiri Baraka lecture on revolutionary poetry. - Baraka, Amiri|
A lecture by Amiri Baraka on the politics of poetics. The lecture ends with a question and answer period covering topics such as jism and jazz, grants in music, whores, hypocrisy, Bob Dylan, and Noam Chomsky.
Keywords: New American Poetry; New York School; political poetry; protest poetry; Black Arts Movement
Downloads: 4,096 (4 reviews)
|Allen Ginsberg class, Poetics IV, November, 1983. - Ginsberg, Allen|
Allen Ginsberg lecture on poetry, reading and discussing the lyrics to some of Bob Dylan's songs, talking about how to arrange lines of poetry on a page, and how phrasing relates to ideas and breath. Ginsberg looks at his own poem, "Wichita vortex sutra," and touches on the work of William Carlos Williams, Gregory Corso, and Kurt Schwitters's Concrete poetry. Part of a course series by Ginsberg in fall 1983.
Downloads: 1,545 (3 reviews)
|Harry Smith Cajun music. - Smith, Harry|
A compilation of sounds by Harry Smith with chanting, street sounds, singing, poetry, blues, and rock. Includes the Fugs playing, "The Summer of Love," "The Modest Rose," and "Ciao Man." This tape is likely to include sounds made from a microphone hung out of Allen Ginsberg's New York Lower East Side apartment.
Keywords: mysticism; consciousness
Downloads: 8,035 (3 reviews)
|Anne Waldman and Allen Ginsberg reading, including Howl - Brownstein, Michael; Ginsberg, Allen; Waldman, Anne|
An Anne Waldman and Allen Ginsberg poetry reading. Waldman reads "Fast Speaking Woman" and other poems. Ginsberg reads "Howl" in its entirety, and other poems.
Keywords: New American Poetry; New York School; feminist poetry; beat movement; political poetry
Downloads: 41,624 (13 reviews)